Hollwich Kushner’s Skyler Provides a Home for all Stages of Life

Hollwich Kushner’s Skyler Provides a Home for all Stages of Life
hollwich kushner's skyler provides a home for all stages of lifeWith an aging population that has been steadily moving back into the urban environment, new york-based studiohollwich kushner have conceived a an architectural solution to a sociological problem. ‘skyler’ is a sculptural tower aimed at supported a vertically layered community throughout an entire lifetime- a structure which caters to different age groups and accompanying needs, so that inhabitants can be constantly cared for and stimulated no matter what stage in life they are in. 
Hollwich Kushner’s Skyler Provides a Home for all Stages of Life

in the urban context
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Hollwich Kushner’s Skyler Provides a Home for all Stages of Life

angled walls offer unique views from within and a constantly changing elevation from the outside
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Hollwich Kushner’s Skyler Provides a Home for all Stages of Life

street-level entry
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Hollwich Kushner’s Skyler Provides a Home for all Stages of Life
image © hollwich kushner
Hollwich Kushner’s Skyler Provides a Home for all Stages of Life
layered activities provide opportunities to learn and grow as a community
image © hollwich kushner
Hollwich Kushner’s Skyler Provides a Home for all Stages of Life

image © hollwich kushner

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